Places to visit

Places to visit

Places to visit
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Latest blog posts
  • Islay - Blog

    Golden eagle, The Oa

    Regular followers of this blog (hi mum) will know of Dave's tragicomic attempts to get a decent Golden eagle photo. Well, this was out on the Oa reserve very early on Tuesday morning as we finished our first round of Black guillemot surveys. I came...
  • Blacktoft Sands

    A cracking month continues!

    After Mike's excellent blog and Black tern pictures yesterday I thought I wasn't going to have to do report until the weekend but this mornings birding extravaganza here on the Sands certainly put paid to that thought! Superb is the only way...
  • Dearne Valley

    Sightings - Thursday 17th April

    Brrr! It's a bit chillier today but nevertheless we still had plenty of visitors on site and many children had their first taste of birdwatching in the Family Hide with our fantastic volunteers Chris and Bob. So, what was around for them to see...
  • Gloucestershire reserves

    Summer migrants arrive

    The settled weather over recent weeks has resulted in a good number of summer migrants turning up a little earlier than usual. The first Pied Flycatcher was found in the Lower Hide area at Nagshead on April 10th, followed by two singing Redstarts in Russell's...
  • Rainham Marshes

    Will Good Friday be as good?

    Given the fact that I have not really been out on the reserve today, I have managed to catch up with quite a few good birds.... A shout from Andrew G for Spoonbill over the car park was eagerly greeted as this black tipped immature bird spiralled fast...
Latest photos
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salticus scenicus,,,,,hee hee lets see if it says duplicate post

Posted to: Dearne Valley
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Posted to: Ham Wall
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Female Blackcap

Female Blackcap
Posted to: Ham Wall
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Cettis warbler

Very active in brambles & cut brush.
Posted to: Ham Wall
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Singing Blackcap

Singing Blackcap
Posted to: Ham Wall
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Swan

Posted to: Leighton Moss
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Roe Deer Close-up

In the woods near the main road entrance
Posted to: Lakenheath Fen
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Wren

Singing his little heart out - spring is here!!
Posted to: Lakenheath Fen
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Grasshopper Warbler (shame about the branch)

Difficult to see at the best of times. But this little chap has been showing well in the reeds to the...
Posted to: Lakenheath Fen
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Grasshopper Warbler

Difficult to see at the best of times. But this little chap has been showing well in the reeds to the...
Posted to: Lakenheath Fen
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Bluebells

More bluebells in the wood
Posted to: Middleton Lakes
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Pheasant 15/4/2014

This chap was walking towards me looking like he owned the place but as soon as I got some seed out of...
Posted to: Leighton Moss
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